4000 Coffee Seedlings Planted at Launch of Planting Season

[New Times] There is need for closer collaboration between coffee buyers and sellers to cut expenses involved before tea reaches the final consumer, the State Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources has said.

[New Times] There is need for closer collaboration between coffee buyers and sellers to cut expenses involved before tea reaches the final consumer, the State Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

IBB Warns Against Divisive Politics

[Leadership] Former military president, Gen Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd), yesterday warned against politics of rancour and division even as he cautioned politicians against unpatriotic tendencies.

[Leadership] Former military president, Gen Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (rtd), yesterday warned against politics of rancour and division even as he cautioned politicians against unpatriotic tendencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Medical Aid Group Joins Whistle Blower Platform

[The Herald] Premier Service Medical Aid Society (PSMAS), has joined international whistle-blowing platform, Tip Offs Anonymous, as it continues its re-branding exercise and enhancing transparency in handling public funds. The country’s largest medical…

[The Herald] Premier Service Medical Aid Society (PSMAS), has joined international whistle-blowing platform, Tip Offs Anonymous, as it continues its re-branding exercise and enhancing transparency in handling public funds. The country's largest medical aid group has been riddled by scandals that first came to the fore in January 2014 when a report showed top management earning at least $1 million in basic monthly salaries at a time the society was reeling under a $38 million debt.

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Dwindling Oil Revenue, Threat to Food Security – Ambode

[Vanguard] Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has described the dwindling oil revenue and fluctuation in the foreign exchange rates as major threat to agricultural sector, which made it expedient to encourage rural agricultural development.

[Vanguard] Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has described the dwindling oil revenue and fluctuation in the foreign exchange rates as major threat to agricultural sector, which made it expedient to encourage rural agricultural development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mining Accidents Claim 14 Lives in One Week

[New Times] Police investigations have narrowed down to irregularities within the mining industry, precisely illegal mining to be responsible for the death of 14 people recorded last week in the Southern Province.

[New Times] Police investigations have narrowed down to irregularities within the mining industry, precisely illegal mining to be responsible for the death of 14 people recorded last week in the Southern Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

IPOB to Int’l Community – Ask Nigerian Military Why It Raided Kanu’s House

[Vanguard] Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday, called on the international community to demand from the Nigerian military why it raided the home of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, particularly as the Nigerian Defence Minister, General Mansur Da…

[Vanguard] Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday, called on the international community to demand from the Nigerian military why it raided the home of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, particularly as the Nigerian Defence Minister, General Mansur Dan Ali (retd) had admitted such raid.

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Intels – NPA Frustrated Attempts to Resolve TSA Logjam

[This Day] The management of Nigeria’s oil and gas logistics giant, Intels Nigeria Limited, has accused the present management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) of deliberately frustrating attempts to address the issues raised by the implementation…

[This Day] The management of Nigeria's oil and gas logistics giant, Intels Nigeria Limited, has accused the present management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) of deliberately frustrating attempts to address the issues raised by the implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) in the execution of its pilotage agency agreement.

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Revenue Leakages – Erring Firms Have Refunded N30bn, Claims Senate Committee

[This Day] Abuja -Several firms indicted by the Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport for their involvement in underhand dealings at the nation’s ports leading to revenue loss for the government, have refunded about …

[This Day] Abuja -Several firms indicted by the Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport for their involvement in underhand dealings at the nation's ports leading to revenue loss for the government, have refunded about N30 billion to the coffers of the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria